Study Method Online
Institution The Career Academy
Recognition ICOES
Start Date Enrol anytime

Course overview

Master the skills to transform people’s lives.

Learn the theory behind the skills and techniques used to successfully help young people work through their problems and issues with counselling and mental health. This bundle includes the Diploma in Psychology & Counselling and Diploma in Child & Youth Counselling, plus, you’ll also complete the Certificate in Mental Health. If you want to make a world of difference in the lives of young people then this bundle is the one.

What you'll learn

  • Use your skills to motivate people in your career and personal life
  • Learn the skills counsellors use to help people resolve their problems and issues
  • Gain a foundation for working in counselling, management or education
  • Understand how to deal with people positively by knowing their behaviour
  • You’ll learn how to provide recovery support for those affected by mental health issues
  • Get a great understanding of the signs, symptoms and possible treatments of adult mental health problems


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Accredited by The International Council for Online Educational Standards

Study method

  • Online Online info icon
    Online delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
  • Blended Blended info icon
    Blended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
  • In-class In-class info icon
    In class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
  • Virtual Virtual info icon
    Virtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online

Duration study load

  • Flexible online study
  • 24 months access


Course features

  • Receive a 12-month membership to the International Association of Counsellors (IAC)
  • Upskill and be awarded with a certificate of achievement to help you reach your potential & earn more.
  • Flexible online learning so you can study whenever and wherever you want
  • Get free access to the career centre who will review and improve your CV to help you succeed


  • TCA is awesome and designed in a way where it’s well structured, fun and colourful. From reading, quizzes, practical exercises and an incredible library to aid in the course of my studies, Bookkeeping has become so much more understandable than I would have thought.
    Charlotte Morgan
  • Very clear explanation of the Diploma I enrolled in. Rassul was lovely and answered all my questions, very positive, reassuring and motivating. I look forward to getting started.
    Catherine Pickering


100% Online & 24/7 Access

  • Get instant access within 1 business day and start when you’re ready
  • Unlimited tutor support via phone & email from experienced professionals


Core Units
Introduction to Psychology
Certificate in Psychology & Counselling
Counselling Skills
Advanced Counselling Skills
Certificate in Child Psychology
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Payment options

Interest-free payment plans from $25 per week.

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About The Career Academy

The Career Academy is New Zealand's leading provider of online courses. Their education driven team of developers and tutors are located in Parnell, Auckland. They are committed to providing exceptional online courses and personal tutor support. The Career Academy offers a range of specialist courses to improve job performance. Their focus is on mentoring, inspiring and supporting people through training so their career or business can reap the rewards. The Career Academy’s course delivery is flexible, so their students can study with minimal disruption to their daily life. They offer flexible payment plans so anyone wanting to learn has the opportunity no matter their circumstances.

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